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Do you believe software should be more beautiful? When it comes to design, do you see yourself more as a scientist than an artist? Are you looking to join a team that will go the extra mile to deliver brilliant results?
Your key responsibilities
Own the corporate design and provide creative direction for our product design and brand communication
Oversee the development and maintenance of design guidelines, systems, and libraries, ensuring consistency and coherence across all our products
Lead the creative direction and strategy of our product design, ensuring alignment with our overall brand and design guidelines
Design and develop new concepts, pages and components for our company and product websites
Co-create Yatta product design across all media types and channels
Grow and lead the design team and provide mentorship to encourage continuous learning
Collaborate with co-founders, software engineers, marketeers, and writers to ensure the accurate implementation of designs
Graduate or postgraduate degree in graphic design, communication design, interaction design, digital media or similar
5+ years of relevant work experience in design (preferably in agencies, design-oriented companies, or startups)
Proven ability to lead and mentor a team of designers
Proficient in common wireframing and design tools such as Figma, Adobe CC, etc.
Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, and web frameworks (Note: You won’t need to code—that’s the developers’ job—but understanding the basics improves collaboration with the team)
The ability to envision design as a system with implications for future outcomes and deliverables ideally backed by experience with software design systems, libraries, and components
Strong analytical skills to transform complexity into design that works and inspires, a keen eye for aesthetics, usability, and typography with a penchant for precision and detail, to the point of perfection
Interest in tech and development topics as well as issues and topics in and around startup culture
Take heart - apply
It’s not just your qualifications that matter, but who you are and what you want to learn and achieve in the future.
Come by and get to know us. Drinks are on us! \o/